Russia plans to test elements of new nuclear engine on ISSScience & Space October 27, 12:07
Kremlin pays no attention to Kiev's protest over Putin’s trip to CrimeaRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 27, 11:17
Central Bank: Russia’s moving up in Doing Business rating as good signBusiness & Economy October 27, 11:14
Russian aid convoy arrives in DonbassWorld October 27, 10:39
Russian citizen serving time in US surprised by transfer to general wardWorld October 27, 10:13
Militants continue disrupting peace in Aleppo — Russia’s Defense MinistryWorld October 27, 8:33
Russia's UN envoy urges organization to prove Aleppo air strikes continueRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 27, 8:02
Media reports on Russian ships call into Ceuta are controversial — embassyRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 26, 22:03
Russia’s telecom watchdog tries to block LinkedIn through courtSociety & Culture October 26, 21:29
TEHRAN, August 1. /TASS/. Iran plans to increase gas exports to 200 mln cubic meters per day in the near future, Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said on Monday.
"The Oil Ministry of the country plans in the near future to increase gas exports to the level of 200 mln cubic meters per day. Iranian exports is carried out by pipeline to neighboring countries, as well as through implementation of the LNG project," the minister said.
According to him, in recent years, Iran was steadily increasing gas production, the South Pars field in the Persian Gulf is rapidly developing.
"This year we plan to put into operation 4 sites in South Pars in addition to already existing sites. 10 years ago, we produced around 41 bln cubic meters per year at this field, this year we expect to get 236 bln cubic meters, next year - to exceed 400 bln cubic meters," Zanganeh said.
South Pars gas field is one of the largest independent gas reservoirs in the world on the border between Iran and Qatar in the Persian Gulf. The field covers an area of 9,700 square kilometers.